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Garmin to Certify GFC 600H on the Bell 505, 21-Aug-19 : #Garmin Certification of the Garmin GFC 600H flight control system for the Bell 505 helicopter is expected in 2020. Features provided includes attitude hold, dedicated return-to-level (LVL) mode, hover assist and overspeed/low speed protection

Bell 407 to be Built in Alabama if Selected by Navy, 22-Apr-19 : #Ozark Bell 407 are produced in Canada, but if wins the US Navy contract for the future advanced helicopter trainer, the 130 407GXi will be completed at Ozark facility in Alabama

Chinese Certification for Bell 407GXi, 13-Feb-19 : #certificate The newest version of the popular Bell 407, which more than 1400 are in service worldwide, was granted type certificate validation by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) opening a new big market for the GXi

Canada GLLE Program to Upgrade CH-146 Fleet, 28-Jan-19 : #GLLE Canada implementing “Griffon Limited Life-Extension” (GLLE) project to 85 CH-146 to extend the life of the fleet to at least 2031. 100 Bell Canada’ 412CF entered service between 1995 and 1997

Bell Canada Delivered 100th Bell 505, 26-Jun-18 : #aircraft Bell Canada’ Mirabel facility delivered the 100th Bell 505 Jet Ranger X since started on March 2017

Bell Delivered First 3 of 110 Bell 505 to China, 06-Jun-18 : #markets Bell Helicopter delivered the first three Bell 505 destined for the Chinese market. Reignwood, launch operator and exclusive authorized reseller ordered up to 110

Canada’ Strategic Innovation Fund. $49.5M for Bell, 16-Apr-18 : Canadian Federal investment of $49.5 million will support next-generation helicopter technologies and create or maintain 300 middle-class jobs

US Navy Acquired Bell 407 for MQ-8C Program, 16-Mar-18 : US Navy acquired 3 Bell 407 airframes valued $10M to be delivered by 2020 for conversion into Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)

Bell Helicopter’s Mirabel Celebrates 5,000th Aircraft, 12-Dec-17 : Bell Helicopter Canadian facility located in Mirabel has completed its 5,000th aircraft. Is a 407GXP going to China

Three Bell 505 Delivered to Canadian Customers, 15-Jun-17 : Bell Helicopter delivered three Bell 505 Jet Ranger X to Canadian customers at it’s facility in Mirabel, Quebec

New Cockpit Data Recorder System for CH-146, 27-Apr-17 : Curtiss-Wright will provide Bell Helicopter Textron Canada with a cockpit voice and flight recorder subsystem for the Canadian Armed Forces’ fleet of Bell CH-146 Griffon helicopters

First Flight of Production Model Bell 505, 26-Jan-17 : Video of the first flight of the production model Bell 505

Bell 505 Achieves Canadian Type Certification, 21-Dec-16 : The Bell 505 Jet Ranger X has been certified by the Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA)

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